Essential Listening: Leonard Cohen – Spirit Of The Radio (3CD) inc. track list

Spirit Of The Radio (3CD)

This 3 disc collection include two superb CDs containing radio broadcasts of concerts from 1989 and 1993, along with a third disc containing media interviews with the man himself, stretching from 1961 right up to 2008.

 The man born Leonard Norman Cohen becomes an octogenarian in September 2014 and celebrates this happy event with the release of his 13th studio album, Popular Problems, a day after his birthday on 22/09. This 3 disc collection also celebrates Leonards longevity, along with his talent as a composer, musician and performer, and include two superb CDs containing radio broadcasts of concerts from 1989 and 1993, along with a third disc containing media interviews with the man himself, stretching from 1961 right up to 2008. Superb quality throughout and an eclectic track-lists make this collectors set a must-have item for Cohen fans everywhere.

Disc 1 – Massey Hall, Toronto, Canada 9th Nov 1988

1. Aint No Cure for Love 4.212. Bird on a Wire 7.013. Im Your Man 5.364. Heart with No Companion 4.415. Take This Waltz 6.326. Tower of Song 6.277. Joan of Arc 6.488. Jazz Police 5.159. First We Take Manhattan 5.5310. Coming Back To You 4.2411. Suzanne 4.0212. I Tried To Leave You 8.1513. Whither Thou Goest 2.27CBC Canada TV Broadcast 199314. The Future 6.53

Disc 2 – The Complex, Los Angeles, 18th April 1991.

First We Take Manhattan 5.582. Aint No Cure for Love 5.113. Coming Back to You 4.374. Dance Me to the End of Love 6.07Disc 2 continued:5. Democracy 7.146. Waiting for the Miracle 7.277. The Future 6.528. Im Your Man 5.33Austin City Limits, 12th July 19939. Bird on a Wire 6.5110. The Sisters of Mercy 7.0811. There is a War 4.47

Disc 3 – Media Broadcast Interviews1961 - 2008

1. The Spice Box of Earth 5.212. The Favourite Game 5.573. Novelist, Poet & Singer 5.214. Sweet Sixties 5.485. Death of a Lady's Man 5.076. Book of Mercy 7.517. Conversation with the Absolute 8.068. Liebestraum 4.219. Vaguely Apocalyptic 5.5810. Lifestyle 8.4511. Songwriters Hall of Fame 5.2112. Performing on Stage Again 4.34